One Credit Library Course, Spring 2011

November 23rd, 2010 by Tony Doyle

Information Research (LIBR 100)

Would You Like To:

  • Choose Paper Topics that Work?
  • Become a Better Researcher?
  • Find the Right Kind of Information for Your Needs?
  • Find Quality Information Faster?
  • Learn How to Evaluate Information?
  • Sharpen Your Skills for Graduate School or Business?

Information Research is a one credit course that addresses these questions. You will learn how to choose a database that is relevant to your research, how to search effectively in that database, and how to evaluate the sources that you have found. Other topics covered include peer review, web evaluation, and using Google Scholar to determine the quality of scholarly articles.

We will be offering five sections in Spring 2011 at the following times.

Tuesday: 5:10-6:50*
Wednesday: 11:10-12#
Wednesday: 12:10-1#
Thursday: 4:10-5#
Thursday: 5:10-6:50*
* These sections meet for the first 8 weeks of the semester.
# Some sessions meet online.

For more information get in touch with Tony Doyle at or 212-772-4181.

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One Response to “One Credit Library Course, Spring 2011”

  1. Markus Says:

    Thanks for sharing this info!

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